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DescriptionForbidden Planet (MGM, 1956). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style A.
Unquestionably a favorite among sci-fi collectors, this vibrant half sheet presents the film's famous robot, Robbie, front and center with an excellent eye-popping design. An intentionally misleading portrayal of the character, most advertisements introduced the beloved cyber servant as the plot's presumed villain, saving the true monster as a surprise for theatre audiences. This space-based version of Shakespeare's The Tempest has endured for decades as an icon of its genre, making this is one of the top science fiction posters for many fans. This example has had touchup applied to the folds, creasing, a few mild tears in the borders and background. Some of the airbrushing is beginning to crack. Fine/Very Fine on Paper.
Estimate: $2,500 - $5,000.
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